Law firm Allen & Overy hit by ‘data incident’ | Reuters

Allen & Overy has suffered a “data incident”, the London-founded law firm said on Thursday, after social media posts suggested it had been hacked by the Lockbit cybercrime gang.

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In June, Britain and France’s cyber watchdog agencies warned that hackers are increasingly targeting law firms in an attempt to steal data that could tip the balance in legal cases.

Source: Law firm Allen & Overy hit by ‘data incident’ | Reuters